Topic: Lines and Ports

Central lines (skin-tunnelled venous catheters)

http://www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinfor … lines.aspx

Implantable ports

http://www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinfor … eport.aspx

PICC lines (peripherally inserted central catheters)

http://www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinfor … Cline.aspx

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